Obituaries, Thursday, November 2nd, 1pm

Ocean FM has been informed of the following deaths:


Veronica McConnell, Dublin and Blaney

James Finbar Barrett, Blacklion and Falcarragh

Brigid Meehan, Inver

James Mooney, Sligo

Patricia Corcoran, Sligo

Anne Gillmor, Dromahair

Teresa Corrigan, Belcoo

Rosaleen Scanlon, Sligo

John Cassidy, Ballina and Ballisodare



Veronica McConnell, Whitefriars, Dublin, and formerly of Blaney, County Fermanagh.  Peacefully at Talbot Lodge Nursing Home, Kinsealy.  Daughter of the late Molly and Hugh.  Family flowers only please.  Funeral mass will take place on Friday at 11am in The Church of the Immaculate Conception, Monea, Co. Fermanagh.



James Finbar Barrett, Blacklion and Falcarragh. Unexpectedly.  Retired Sergeant with An Garda Síochána.  Remains will repose in St Patrick’s Church, Killinagh, Blacklion this evening from 5pm until 7pm. Removal to his daughter Ena’s residence, 2 Meadowfield Manor, Newtowncunningham, Co Donegal where he will repose until 12.45pm Saturday. Removal to the Church of The Sacred Heart, Dunlewey, Co Donegal for Requiem Mass at 2pm. Burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.



Brigid Meehan, The Port, Inver, Co. Donegal. Peacefully at her residence. Remains will be reposing at her late residence today until 10pm. Removal from there on Friday morning to St. Naul’s Church, Ardaghey, for 11am funeral mass with burial afterwards in the Cranny Road Cemetery, Frosses. Family flowers only; donations in lieu if so desired to the Donegal Hospice, c/o Gallagher’s Funeral Home, Mountcharles, or any family member.


James (Jimmy) Mooney, Avondale, Sligo. Peacefully at Mowlam Healthcare, Sligo. Reposing at Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo from 4:45pm today. Removal at 6.15pm to St. Joseph’s Church, Ballytivnan, Sligo, arriving at 6:30pm. Mass of the Resurrection at 11am on Friday. Burial follows in Sligo Cemetery.


Patricia Corcoran, (nee Jinks), late of Shannon, Sligo. Peacefully at St. John’s Community Hospital, Sligo.  Reposing at Feehily’s Funeral Home, Cartron Cross, Sligo from 5.30pm on Friday.  Removal at 6.30pm to St. Joseph’s Church, Ballytivnan. Mass of the Resurrection at 11am on Saturday. Burial follows in Sligo Cemetery. House private please.


Anne (Annie) Gillmor, nee Roycroft, Sliganagh, Dromahair, Co. Leitrim. Peacefully at Áras Breiffne, Manorhamilton, Co. Leitrim. Reposing at Fowley’s Funeral Home, Dromahair on Friday from 6:30pm to 8:30pm. Removal on Saturday to Drumlease Parish Church, Dromahair, for funeral service at 2pm, followed by interment in the adjoining churchyard.


Teresa Corrigan, suddenly at her residence, Railway Road, Belcoo, Co. Fermanagh. Remains will repose at her home today from 2pm until 10 pm and on Friday from 12 noon until 10pm. Remains will arrive in Saint Patrick’s Church, Holywell, Belcoo, on Saturday for 11am Funeral Mass, followed by interment in the adjoining cemetery. House private on Saturday morning please.


Rosaleen (Rosie) Scanlon, St. Brigid’s Place, Sligo. Unexpectedly at her home. Funeral arrangements to be announced later. Enquiries to Foley and McGowan Funeral Directors, Market Yard, Sligo on 071-9162140.


John (Johnny) Cassidy, of Muredach’s Tce, Ballina and formally of Rathnaconeen, Rehins, Ballina & Corhownagh, Ballisodare, Co. Sligo.  Funeral arrangements later.  House Private Please.


Ar Dheis Dé go Raibh Siad.